Rivers ACN Chairman Backs Governor Amaechi


Chairman of Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, in Rivers State, Uche Okwukwu, has abandoned his party’s candidate in the 26 April governorship poll, asking people to cast their votes for Governor Chibuike Amaechi of the PDP.


It is not yet clear what must have led to the sudden U-turn by Uche Okwukwu, the ACN chairman.


P.M.NEWS, however, learnt that the ACN in the state may have collapsed as it has not made any significant showing in the first two elections, the National Assembly and the Presidential elections.


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Okwukwu drove into the Silverbird Rhythm 93.7 FM in Port Harcourt insisting that he was not issuing any press statement but personally voiced an announcement appealing to supporters and Rivers to vote massively for Governor Chibuike Amaechi and PDP in the next Governorship election and Nwanjioku, the PDP


Abiye Sekibo, the ACN’s candidate for governor has consistently denied media speculations that he had abandoned the race.

-Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt


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